John Castaneda

John Castaneda mma fighter bio

John Castaneda was born on December 18, 1991, in Dallas, United States. John “Sexi Mexi” Castaneda was born in the Millennials Generation and is currently 32 years old. He is a UFC fighter who competes in the featherweight division. He made his Octagon debut 2,509 days ago, on August 1, 2017. Castaneda trains at The Academy.

When is John Castaneda’s next fight, what’s his height, reach, record, and who is he fighting next? Let’s find out below ⤵

John Castaneda
“Sexi Mexi”
Date of Birth
December 18, 1991
Dallas, United States
Birth Sign
5' 6" (1.68 m)
145 lbs (66 kg)
Leg Reach

As of June 2024, John Castaneda’s pro record is 21-6-0, with 8 of those wins coming by knockout, 6 by submission, and the rest by a decision. Castaneda has fought in over 27 professional MMA bouts, and his last fight was 7 months ago against Kyung Ho Kang at UFC 295: Prochazka vs. Pereira. The fight was on Saturday, November 11, 2023. John Castaneda by Decision (Unanimous) in round 3 at 5:00.

Fun fact: On the day John was born, "Black or White" by Michael Jackson was the #1 song in the country (Billboard). You can find out more interesting John Castaneda birthday facts.

John Castaneda’s next fight: PENDING

We will answer the most frequently asked questions about John Castaneda below.

Career & History

John Castaneda, a dedicated mixed martial artist, has stepped into the cage 27 times, boasting a solid record of 21 wins and 6 losses. Born on December 18, 1991, in Dallas, United States, Castaneda has shown his versatility by securing 8 knockouts, 6 submissions, and 7 decision victories.

In his most recent bout at UFC 295 on November 11, 2023, Castaneda showcased his skills by winning a three-round unanimous decision against Kyung Ho Kang. Earlier that year, on June 3, Castaneda also impressed the judges, outperforming Muin Gafurov to claim another unanimous decision win at a UFC on ESPN event.

However, not every fight goes as planned, and Castaneda experienced this at UFC Fight Night on October 1, 2022, when Daniel Santos knocked him out in the second round. But Castaneda bounced back, demonstrating his grappling prowess by submitting Miles Johns with an arm triangle choke in the third round at another UFC Fight Night on February 5, 2022.

Looking back to his earlier days, Castaneda stopped Eddie Wineland with strikes in the first round at a UFC Fight Night on February 20, 2021. Prior to that, he faced a setback against Nathaniel Wood, losing by unanimous decision at UFC on ESPN on July 25, 2020. Nonetheless, Castaneda’s determination was evident from the start, as seen when he won a unanimous decision over Cheyden Leialoha during Episode 4 of Dana White’s Contender Series on August 1, 2017.

John Castaneda height and weight

John Castaneda’s height is 5' 6" (1.68 m). He fights in the featherweight division. Fighters who fight in the featherweight class can weigh anywhere from pounds, but because of weight cutting, many MMA fighters walk around 10 – 30 lbs heavier than their weight class maximum limit.

John Castaneda net worth

John Castaneda’s net worth estimates may vary because it’s hard to predict his spending habits. Many popular fighters also receive pay-per-view cuts, money from sponsorships, and other “locker room” or special discretionary bonuses the UFC often pays, which are not reported to the public. We found multiple online sources that list John Castaneda’s net worth; check out CelebsMoney. Net worth is calculated by adding anything of value and subtracting all of the liabilities.

Did you know: In 2001, the UFC was purchased by Zuffa for $2 million, In 2016, it was resold for $4.2 billion to Endeavor (then WME–IMG).

How old is John Castaneda?

John Castaneda’s age is 32 years old. He was born on Wednesday, December 18, 1991. John is turning 33 years old in .

Where is John Castaneda from?

John Castaneda was born in Dallas, United States.

What is John Castaneda’s reach?

John Castaneda’s reach is 71″ and leg reach is 37″.

Where does John Castaneda rain?

John Castaneda trains at The Academy.

Who is John Castaneda dating now?

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John Castaneda facts

1. John Castaneda’s birth sign is Sagittarius.
2. He was born in the Year of the Goat.
3. John’s next birthday is in .
4. His wealth comes from being an MMA Fighter.
5. John Castaneda was born in Millennials Generation (1991).
6. Castaneda’s life path number is 5.
7. His ruling planet is Jupiter.
8. John Castaneda’s birth flower is Narcissus.
9. His birthstone is Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz.
10. Castaneda has been alive for 11,867 days or 284,812 hours.

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